Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

31-40 results from 1000 for query «wellness»

March 20, 2017 5:00 AM South Carolina Upsets Second-Seeded Duke

Duke’s leading scorer, Luke Kennard, was in foul trouble for most of the second half, and his teammate Grayson Allen (18 points) struggled with his shot. Sindarius Thornwell, who scored 29 points in the Gamecocks’ win over Marquette on Friday, was terrific again, finishing with a game-high 24 points. “When you shoot 7 for 35 in the first half and you’re 56

March 20, 2017 4:25 AM Thornwell leads South Carolina to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke (Mar 19, 2017)

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) South Carolina is heading to Madison Square Garden – and not for the NIT. A Gamecocks program known largely – and mocked often by some – for its back-to-back NIT championships in 2005 and 2006 is now heading to the world’s most famous arena as part of the NCAA’s Sweet 16. They are making their first appearance in the regional semifinals 68

March 19, 2017 6:09 PM Confederate flag flies next to NCAA arena in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) A small group of protesters flew a large Confederate flag from the top of a parking garage next to the arena where two men's NCAA Tournament games are being played. The group arrived Sunday morning, raising the flag from the back of a pickup truck. They planned to stay throughout the games and be on grounds as fans arrived at Bon Secours 37

March 18, 2017 6:47 PM Here's the truth about Meals on Wheels in Trump's budget

WASHINGTON — President Trump's first budget proposal to Congress last week specifically identified steep cuts to hundreds of domestic programs, but Meals on Wheels wasn't one of them. The popular program — which mainly uses volunteer drivers to provide hot meals to older Americans across the country — doesn't directly receive federal funding. As Trump's 83

March 10, 2017 8:31 AM Falmouth man's nonprofit seeks loose change to make change

A Falmouth man is launching a new nonprofit organization that aims to use pocket change to support housing, food security, education and other areas. Founder Matt Hoidal tells The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/2mMa0jH ) that World of Change will work with sponsors to raise money through community and school events, including change drives and classroom 60

February 19, 2017 5:34 PM 'LEGO Batman' tops the North American box office for second weekend

Feb. 19 (UPI) -- The LEGO Batman Movie is the No. 1 film in North America for a second weekend, earning $34.2 million in receipts, BoxOfficeMojo.com said Sunday. Coming in at No. 2 is Fifty Shades Darker with $21 million, followed by The Great Wall at No. 3 with $18.1 million, John Wick: Chapter Two at No. 4 with $16.5 million and Fist Fight at No. 5 with $12 million 42

February 13, 2017 8:54 PM PetSmart recalls canned dog and cat food

PetSmart issued a voluntarily recall for dog and cat food products due to metal contamination that could potentially be a choking hazard to pets. The pet store issued the recall of The Great Choice Adult Dog Food first, on Thursday. The product was sold in stores nationwide, on PetSmart.com, Pet360.com and PetFoodDirect.com. The store then issued the recall 44

February 11, 2017 9:21 PM Protesters at Opposing Rallies Call to Protect and Defund Planned Parenthood

Protesters for and against Planned Parenthood turned out across the country on Saturday — motivated by what activists on both sides described as a "wake-up call" that came in the form of the 2016 presidential election and the Women's March that followed. "I feel like this past year has really woken people up," said Tiffany Caudill, one of the organizers 68

February 6, 2017 2:37 PM Jawbone Fitness Bands Face an Uncertain Future As Company Plans Exit

In what’s being described as a “pivot,” the San Francisco, California-based company is expected to move away from “low-margin fitness bands sold directly to consumers, to a high-margin business to business to consumer model: a health product and accompanying set of services sold primarily to clinicians and health providers working with patients.” As part of the move, Jawbone 52

February 2, 2017 4:18 PM Houston isn't the most romantic city. But it loves love songs, sales show

Houston may not have landed on Amazon.com's Top 20 list of most romantic cities, but the Bayou City loves songs that set the mood, according to the retailer. Houston was one of five cities that streamed the most love songs from Amazon Music in 2016, according to a company statement. Amazon compiles the annual list by perusing sales data in cities of more than 100,000 people 46